Smart money lessons from reality TV
'Pawn Stars': Practice negotiation
On the popular reality TV show "Pawn Stars," you watch and learn from the characters' techniques about how to get better deals.
"When you hire a house cleaner, landscaper or other service provider, ask, 'How much do you charge?'" said Dr. Brad Klontz, coauthor of "Mind Over Money." "Then talk them down to what you can afford."